Leadership

Board of Directors

Questions? Email info@awra.org

Betsy Cody

President
Cody Research & Consulting
president@awra.org

Scott Kudlas

President-Elect
Virginia Department of Environmental Quality

Lisa Beutler

Immediate Past-President

Stantec Consulting Service Inc

Claire Bleser

Secretary/Treasurer
Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District, Chanhassen, MN

Jerad Bales

Director, 2019 - 2021
Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science, Inc. (CUAHSI)

Teresa Thornton

Director, 2020 (1-year appointment)
GET WET! Groundwater Education Program Corporation
AICE Environmental Management Educator & Research Coordinator
Jupiter Environmental Research & Field Studies Academy
 

Jason Doll

Director, 2020 - 2022
KC Associates of NC

Sharon Megdal

Director, 2020 - 2022
University of Arizona Water Resources Research Center

Zhuping Sheng

Director, 2020 (1-year appointment)
Texas A&M University, El Paso, TX

Zhenxing Zhang (Jason)

Director, 2019 - 2021
Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign, IL

Staff

Dresden Farrand, MPA, MPP, CAE

Executive Vice President/CEO
dresden@awra.org

Megan Balkovic

Membership and Marketing Coordinator
membership@awra.org

Judie Talbot

Program and Event Coordinator
judie@awra.org

Corrie Williams

JAWRA, Senior Managing Editor
jawra@awra.org

Editors

Michael E. Campana, Ph.D.

Technical Director, AWRA
Technical Editor, IMPACT
Michael.Campana@oregonstate.edu

Venki Uddameri Ph.D., P.E.

Editor-In-Chief, JAWRA
jawra-eic@awra.org

WHAT CAN MEMBERSHIP DO FOR YOU?

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